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The Lyre of Orpheus. by  Robertson DAVIES - Signed First Edition - 1988. - from Orpheus Books (SKU: 15475)

The Lyre of Orpheus.

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The Lyre of Orpheus.

by DAVIES, Robertson

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Franklin Center, PA: Franklin Library, 1988. Signed by Robertson Davies. First U.S.edition / First printing. Dark green leather, all edges gilt. Very fine.

Synopsis

Robertson Davies (1913-1995) had three successive careers during the time he became an internationally acclaimed author: actor, publisher, and, finally, professor at the University of Toronto. The author of twelve novels and several volumes of essays and plays, he was the first Canadian to be inducted into the American Academy of Arts and Letters.

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bookseller
Orpheus Books US (US)
Bookseller’s Inventory #
15475
Title
The Lyre of Orpheus.
Author
DAVIES, Robertson
Format/binding
Dark green leather, all edges gilt.
Book condition
new As New
Quantity available
1
Edition
First U.S.edition / First printing.
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Franklin Library,
Place of Publication
Franklin Center, PA:
Date Published
1988.
Bookseller catalogs
Fiction;

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